Mary Shelley's Lodore: A Romantic Reconfiguration of Paradise Lost

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Mary Shelley’s late novel, Lodore, offers an intriguing reconfiguration of John Milton’s Paradise Lost, and interrogates the issues of gender identification, the influence of popular media, and the roles of individuals within a family, by shifting the Romantic fascination from Milton’s Satan to Milton’s Eve. INDEX WORDS: Mary Shelly, Lodore, John Milton… (More)

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@inproceedings{Gamewell2017MarySL, title={Mary Shelley's Lodore: A Romantic Reconfiguration of Paradise Lost}, author={Robert Gregory Gamewell and Lindsey Eckert and Stephen Dobranski and Paul C. Schmidt and Alma Baste and Capucine Bignolas and Nakeisha Glover}, year={2017} }